2012 Chrysler 200

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19 CITY / 29 HWY
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What's New for 2012:
- No changes for 2012

Exterior Features
The midsize Chrysler 200 is available as a sedan or convertible in four trim levels (the base LX trim is available as a sedan only).

Interior Features
The Chrysler 200 base trim is the LX, available only as a sedan, and which features 17-inch wheels, cloth upholstery, air conditioning, cruise control, some power accessories, and a 4-speaker sound system. The Touring trim--available on the sedan or convertible--upgrades the sound system, wheels, and transmission, and adds automatic headlights, automatic climate control, and leather wrapping on the steering wheel. The Limited trim upgrades to 18-inch wheels, leather upholstery, heated front seats, Bluetooth connectivity, keyless ignition, and a further enhanced sound system. The S trim is fitted with a more powerful engine, sport seats, special exterior styling, and other upgrades.

Optional Features
A sunroof is optional on all sedan trims except the LX. A power soft top is optional on the Touring trim, while the convertible version of the Limited and S trims features either a soft top or a retractable steel hardtop. A navigation system is optional with the Limited and S trims.

Under the Hood
The standard power plant in the Chrysler 200 is a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine rated at 173 horsepower that drives the front wheels. Standard on the S trim and available on all but the LX trim is a 3.6-liter V-6 engine rated at 283 horsepower. The LX is fitted with a 4-speed automatic transmission, and a 6-speed automatic is standard on the other trims. A double-clutch 6-speed automatic transmission will be available late in the model year, according to Chrysler.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Chrysler 200 are:
- 200 Sedan with 4-cylinder engine and 4-speed transmission: 21/30/24 mpg (city/highway/combined)
- 200 Sedan with 4-cylinder engine and 6-speed transmission: 20/31/24 mpg
- 200 Sedan with V-6 engine: 19/29/22 mpg
- 200 Convertible with 4-cylinder engine: 18/29/22 mpg
- 200 Convertible with V-6 engine: 19/29/22 mpg

Standard safety features on the Chrysler 200 include anti-lock brakes with brake assist, traction control, front-seat side air bags, side curtain air bags, and active front head restraints.

To date, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has not tested the 2012 Chrysler 200. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the Chrysler 200 received a \"Good\" rating--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset and side-impact crash protection.


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  • Name Touring (2dr Conv) Transmission Automatic MSRP 26955.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
  • Name Limited (2dr Conv) Transmission Automatic MSRP 31950.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
  • Name S (2dr Conv) Transmission Automatic MSRP 32450.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
  • Name S (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 26980.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
  • Name Limited (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 24685.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
  • Name Touring (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 21565.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
  • Name LX (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 18995.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
  • Low back bucket seats
  • Premium cloth seats
  • Manual driver lumbar adjust
  • Pwr 6-way driver & front passenger seats
  • Active head restraints
  • Floor console w/sliding armrest
  • Floor carpeting
  • Luxury front & rear floor mats
  • Door sill scuff pads
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Tilt/telescoping steering column
  • Sentry Key theft deterrent system
  • Instrument panel storage bin
  • Instrument panel silver bezel
  • Instrument cluster w/display screen
  • Instrument cluster w/LED lighting
  • 120-mph speedometer
  • Tachometer
  • Temp & compass gauge
  • Traveler/mini trip computer
  • Decklid/liftgate ajar warning lamp
  • Door ajar warning lamp
  • Pwr windows w/front 1-touch down
  • Pwr door locks
  • Pwr trunklid release
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Speed control
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Pwr convertible top & windows down key fob
  • Pwr accessory delay
  • Security alarm
  • Air conditioning w/auto temp control
  • Air filtering
  • Rear window defroster
  • Locking glove box w/light
  • Analog clock
  • 12V pwr outlet in center console
  • 12V aux pwr outlet
  • Rearview mirror w/reading lamps
  • Dual sun visors w/vanity mirrors
  • Illuminated entry
  • Rear courtesy console lamp
  • Trunk lamp
  • Trunk mat
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob
  • Premium leather-trimmed seats
  • Heated front seats
  • Bright front door sill scuff pads
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror w/microphone
  • Leather-trimmed seats
  • Perforated leather steering wheel
  • Pwr 8-way driver seat
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat
  • Rear seat armrest
  • Center console w/storage
  • Pwr windows w/front 1-touch up/down
  • Front & rear aimable LED lamps
  • Dual sun visors w/illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Rear compartment assist handles
  • Pwr windows w/driver 1-touch down
  • Driver height adjustment seat
  • Manual driver seat adjust -inc: height adjuster
  • Outside temp display
  • Air conditioning
  • Driver side sun visor w/vanity mirror
  • Passenger side sun visor w/vanity mirror
  • Front courtesy/map lights
  • 17" x 6.5" aluminum wheels
  • P225/55R17 BSW all-season touring tires
  • Compact spare tire
  • Body-color fascias
  • Pwr cloth top
  • Pwr convertible top
  • Black windshield moldings
  • Dark argent grille w/bright accents
  • Bi-function halogen projector headlamps
  • Automatic headlamps
  • Headlamp off time delay
  • LED taillamps
  • Pwr heated fold-away mirrors -inc: body-color casings
  • Tinted windows
  • Front & rear tinted solar glass
  • Tinted acoustic windshield glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Body-color door handles
  • Decklid liner
  • Hard tonneau cover
  • 18" x 7.0" polished aluminum wheels
  • P225/50R18 BSW all-season touring tires
  • Windscreen
  • Fog lamps
  • Pwr heated fold-away mirrors -inc: chrome casings
  • Bright door handles
  • 18" x 7.0" polished/painted aluminum wheels
  • Black finish grille
  • Pwr heated fold-away mirrors
  • Front & rear solar control glass
  • 17" x 6.5" steel wheels
  • 17" wheel covers
  • 2.4L DOHC SMPI 16-valve I4 dual VVT engine
  • 6-speed automatic transmission -inc: Autostick, tip start
  • Hood insulation
  • Front wheel drive
  • 525-CCA maintenance-free battery
  • 140-amp alternator
  • Tip start ignition
  • GVW rating - 4900#
  • Touring suspension
  • Front & rear stabilizer bars
  • Pwr rack & pinion steering
  • 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes
  • 3.6L VVT flex-fuel 24-valve V6 engine
  • Remote start system
  • 160-amp alternator
  • Dual rear exhaust
  • Bright dual rear exhaust tips
  • 3.6L VVT flex-fuel 24-valve V6 engine -inc 160 amp alternator, dual exhaust w/polished tips, engine oil cooler
  • GVW rating - 4600#
  • 2.4L DOHC SMPI 16-valve I4 dual VVT engine (REQ: NAA Emissions)
  • 4-speed automatic VLP transmission
    • Electronic stability control
    • Traction control
    • Advanced multistage front air bags
    • Supplemental side air bags
    • Supplemental front seat side air bags
    • Occupant classification sensor
    • Child seat upper tether anchors
    • Child seat anchor system (LATCH) ready
    • Tire pressure monitoring display
    • Internal emergency trunk release
    • Dual note horns
    • Brake/park interlock
    • Supplemental front & rear side curtain air bags
    • Front height adjustable shoulder belts
    • Rear center 3-point seat belt
    • Rear door child safety locks
    • Tire pressure monitoring warning lamp
    • Media center 130 -inc: AM/FM stereo, CD/MP3 player w/aux input jack
    • (6) speakers
    • SIRIUS satellite radio w/(1) year service subscription *N/A in HI, GU or PR*
    • Steering wheel mounted audio controls
    • Removable short mast antenna
    • Media center 430 -inc: AM/FM stereo, CD/DVD/MP3 player, 40GB hard disk drive w/28GB available, 6.5" touch screen display, aux input jack, Bluetooth streaming audio
    • UConnect voice command w/Bluetooth -inc: auto-dimming rearview mirror w/microphone, Bluetooth streaming audio, aux audio input
    • Remote USB port
    • (6) Boston Acoustics speakers
    • (4) speakers

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